11 things to do in Vancouver this week

Dec 19 2017, 1:38 pm

Welcome to The Cit List by The Cit Vancouver, where we’ll be compiling some of the top events to check out in Vancouver each week. For a complete list of events, check out the Vancity Buzz calendar here.

Street Food City IV

  • What: A collection of Vancouver’s best street food carts in one convenient location to celebrate the Dine Out Vancouver Festival.
  • Where: Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza
  • When: Monday, January 19 to Sunday, January 25 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekend)

PuSh – Performing Arts Festival

  • What: Vancouver’s international performing arts festival featuring exciting theatre and ground-breaking live performing arts.
  • Where: Various venues
  • When: Tuesday, January 20 to Sunday, February 8

Taste BC

  • What: Annual fundraiser for BC Children’s Hospital Foundation featuring over 70 of B.C.’s best wineries, breweries and distilleries.
  • Where: Pan Pacific Hotel
  • When: Thursday, January 22

Vancouver International Boat Show

  • What: Western Canada’s premiere boat show featuring Captain Dave Carraro star of National Geographic’s Wicked Tuna.
  • Where: BC Place and Granville Island
  • When: Wednesday, January 21 to Sunday, January 25

Dine Out Vancouver

Vancouver Hot Chocolate Festival

  • What: Sample over 50 flavours of the city’s best hot chocolate by local chocolate makers!
  • Where: Participating shops throughout Vancouver
  • When: Saturday, January 17 to Saturday, February 14

Vancouver Turkish Film Festival

  • What: Inaugural film festival to celebrate Turkish cinema’s centenary.
  • Where: Vancity Theatre
  • When: Friday, January 23 to Sunday, January 25

Family Literacy Weekend at Science World

  • What: A weekend full of games, puzzles, make-and-take projects, and more!
  • Where: TELUS World of Science
  • When: Saturday, January 24 to Sunday, January 25

Come Soar Over China at FlyOver Canada

  • What: A popular flight ride experience. Soar over some of China’s most spectacular landscapes and scenery during Flight of the Dragon.
  • Where: Canada Place
  • When: On now until March 5

Winter Farmers Market at Nat Bailey Stadium

  • What: Shop locally grown produce and enjoy hot food trucks and live music.
  • Where: Nat Bailey Stadium
  • When: Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Robson Square Skating

  • What: Saunter the open-air rink on skates. FREE if you bring your own skates! Skate and helmet rentals available for $4.
  • Where: Robson Square
  • When: On now until February 28

Looking for more events? Visit the Vancity Buzz Events Calendar!


Feature Image: Vij’s Food Truck

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